John McDowell

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801

Biography

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Education

Ph.D., UCLA, 1979; M.S., UCLA, 1970; B.A., UCLA, 1968.

Recent Consulting

Local Government Reform Governor's Task Force (State of California); Residential Utility Consumer Office (Arizona); Klein Associates.

Academic Positions

Arizona State University, 1984-present. Previous Appointments: California State University, Fullerton; California State University, Northridge.

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards

Investigator Incentive Award (ASU), 1996, 1997, and 1998; Research Incentive Award (Arizona State University), Fall 1986 and Spring 1993; Faculty Research Development Award (ASU, College of Business), 1986-87.

Professional Leadership

Referee;�American Economic Review, Economic Inquiry, International Migration Review. Reviwer;�Columbia University Press, Princeton University Press, Harper and Row.

Representative Publications

"Two to Tango? Gender Differences in the Decisions to Publish and Coauthor," forthcoming in�Economic Inquiry, January 2006, 44(1), pp. 153-168 (with Larry D. Singell and Mark Stater).

"Source-Country Social Programs and the Age Composition of Legal U.S. Immigrants," 2003, 87,�Journal of Public Economics, pp. 739-771 (with M. J. Greenwood and Matt Wierman).

"Gender and Promotion in the Economics Profession,"�Industrial & Labor Relations Review," January 2001, 54(2), pp. 224-244 (with Larry D. Singell, Jr. and James P. Ziliak).

Research Activity

  • Mcdowell,John*. ELDERLY US IMMIGRATION. UNIV OF COLORADO - BOULDER(1/31/1996 - 1/31/1999).
  • Mcdowell,John*. THE SOURCE-COUNTRY, GENDER, AGE, & SKILL COMPOSITION OF US I. UPJOHN INST FOR EMPLOYMENT RES(5/25/1994 - 10/31/1995).
  • Mcdowell,John*. SKILL, AGE,AND GENDER OF US IMMIGRANTS. UNIV OF COLORADO - BOULDER(6/15/1989 - 6/14/1990).
  • Mcdowell,John*. DEMAND AND ALLOCATION OF U.S. IMMIGRANT VISAS. UNIV OF COLORADO - BOULDER(8/1/1987 - 8/30/1988).

Courses

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 453Industrial Org/Compete Policy
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 453Industrial Org/Compete Policy
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 312Intermed Microecon Theory
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 312Intermed Microecon Theory
ECN 453Industrial Org/Compete Policy
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 453Industrial Org/Compete Policy
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 453Industrial Org/Compete Policy
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 475Capstone in Economics
ECN 484Internship
ECN 584Internship